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Forgotten Hero

The Story of Jack Manch, Thirty Seconds over Tokyo and the Self-Sacrifice of an American Warrior

Forgotten Hero( )
Author: Culbertson, Charles
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $5.38
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At 6 feet 7 inches, Jacob "Shorty" Manch was the tallest of Jimmy Doolittle's fliers and also one of the most colorful. This biography details his life as a rambunctious kid growing up in Staunton, Virginia, his pranks in military academies and his incredible adventure as a member of the group who launched the first bombing raid on Tokyo.

Manch died a hero, also, and his sacrifice over the skies of Las Vegas is explored in print here for the first time. Illustrated with many...
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Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.08 Inches
Book Weight:0.22 Pounds

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